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Ron Aronovich, DMD

Ron Aronovich, DMD

>>I chose the dental route, and I was particularly interested in oral surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, is kind of the field that combines the knowledge from dentistry, medicine, and surgery together to treat, you know, some complex conditions of the face and jaws. Some of the patients we see have problems with sleep apnea …

Should you get a sleep study? – SLUCare Health Watch

In your health watch this morning many people wake up they’re tired and they don’t know why. One SLUCare specialist looks for answers by sending patients, back to bed Kim Hudson is on the HealthWatch SLUCare pulmonologist and sleep medicine specialist Dr. Joseph Espíritu says patients can expect to wear several monitors for a sleep …

Sensodyne® Extra Whitening Toothpaste for Sensitive Teeth

Sensodyne® Extra Whitening Toothpaste for Sensitive Teeth

Some patients don’t seek a solution to their sensitivity. They just think, “Oh it’s fine. I’ll just deal with it.” I don’t understand it. I feel it’s something so simple as changing out your toothpaste. I recommend Sensodyne toothpaste to my patients with sensitivity. Sensodyne is clinically proven to provide sensitivity relief and fights cavities. …

ResMed digital health

ResMed digital health

ResMed’s an innovation-driven company. We start with the customer. We understand their problems, and then we solve around that. Sometime around five years ago, we made the decision to include, in every one of our CPAP machines, a cell phone chip, which very seamlessly allowed our patients to connect their devices and their data into …

Predicting Death From Sleep Apnea?

Predicting Death From Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea patients may be at risk. I’m Erin White and this is a dailyRX minute. Sleep apnea patients who have have impaired functional capacity, or IFC, which is influenced by things like being overweight and smoking, had almost a three times greater general risk of death than those who weren’t impaired. Doctors believe that …

How Treating Sleep Apnea Could Help Your Heart

How Treating Sleep Apnea Could Help Your Heart

For patients with heart failure, sleep apnea can be a real problem. But that might be about to change. I’m Shelby Cullinan with your latest health news. In a new study, researchers from Thomas Jefferson University found that early sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment lowered hospital re-admissions among patients with heart failure. For this study, …

Treating Sleep Apnea Without a CPAP

Treating Sleep Apnea Without a CPAP

Sleep apnea is a condition where patients airway collapses while they’re asleep. So they have what we term a micro arousal so the patient awakens slightly in order to gasp and take a deep breath. Many, many people witness that and are familiar with that I think it’s just a normal normal part of life …